Data Architect

Plaats Tessenderlo, Limburg, Vlaanderen
Job type: Fulltime
Contact naam: Ine Hendrix

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Gepubliceerd: 25 dagen geleden

​Our client, a consultancy agency, is looking to hire a Data Architect. 

As a Data Architect you will:

  • Have a solid understanding of the enterprise information model, data governance principles and IT and data architecture

  • Convert the requirements about data and analytics into a well-documented architecture with a focus on data and analytics

  • Potentially include interfaces between DWH, data lakes, big data platforms… into the architecture, enabling analytics ‘fit-for-purpose”

  • Prepare a blueprint, roadmap and implementation plan in line with the information and data policy

  • Determine and implement the safety/security level of data (access, GDPR compliant,Chinese Wall…) – perform risk management on the information and data activa

  • Focus on the implementation of a performant, efficient, sustainable, maintainable data flows and information model

  • Define clear concepts and principles guiding the definition of the architecture and definition of the data

  • Perform data quality improvement cycles

  • Be actively engaged in various cross-functional teams composed of lead developers, data engineers, data modelers, compliance and privacy experts, infrastructure and DevOps tooling experts

  • Align business representatives and analysts to understand how information is being processed, consumed, forwarded and to which usage purpose

  • Contribute to the solution architecture of various projects

  • Advise on system integration (e.g. SOA) and map source systems to target systems


  • You own a Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering etc.

  • You have a minimum of 5-8 years of experience in data architecture

  • You have experience and knowledge in (master) data management, data integration, application integration, data governance

  • You have experience with Rational Data Architecture, Erwin, Embarcadero or Powerdesigner

  • You have a strong knowledge of business intelligence, data warehousing and/or big data, ETL

  • You have a strong knowledge and experience in data modelling (data literate)

  • You have a strong knowledge of data profiling techniques

  • You have a good understanding of the current data related regulatory environment as well as the GDPR

  • You have experience of master data mgt, big data architectures and data analytics platforms

  • You are an excellent communicator – able to make the data architecture comprehensible to all involved parties

  • You will adapt your way of communication to the audience (technical & non-technical)

  • You have the ability to rally up the experts through partnership and work in a collaborative environment,

  • You are fluent in English

Wat je krijgt van ons

  • You get a fulltime job offer

  • You will get training on the job